Overture Forums Panel Discussion: The COVID-19 Vaccine and the Black Community
Presented By Overture Center

Overture Forums Panel Discussion

The COVID-19 Vaccine and the Black Community

Mon, Mar 29

Livestream Event: Free

Mon 03/29/21 7:30 PM


In Progress



All Ages

For the next Overture Forum on MON, MAR 29, 7:30 PM, we are excited to have a distinguished panel of doctors and public health experts provide perspectives about the coronavirus vaccine as it relates to the Black community and beyond.

Panel Members:

· Aaron Perry, president & CEO of Rebalanced-Life and Wellness Association of Madison

· Dr. Sheryl L. Henderson, MD, PhD, pediatric infectious disease specialist – UW School of Medicine and Public Health

· Dr. Jasmine Zapata, MD, MPH assistant professor, researcher and educator in the UW Dept. of Pediatrics with an affiliation with the UW Institute for Clinical and Translational Research

· Dr. William Hartman, MD, PhD, principal investigator for the UW COVID-19 Convalescent Plasma Program (Adult and Pediatric Programs), principal investigator for the UW-Regeneron Monoclonal Antibody (Antispike) Clinical Trials, assistant professor of anesthesiology, School of Medicine and Public Health and medical director of UW Health Pre-Op Clinic – School of Medicine and Public Health

Moderator: Dr. Gloria Ladson-Billings, professor emerita, University of Wisconsin-Madison and former Kellner Family Distinguished Chair in Urban Education from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Dept. of Curriculum & Instruction